The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
South East / Kent
Rank 75 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.18% 0.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Median salary £38,500 £37,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.98% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £56,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.17% +12.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
756 1007 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 88.84% 91.46% 85.51%
Number of salaries quoted 592 869 790
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Kent region.

Cybersecurity Salary Trend in Kent

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Kent region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford - 1 £47,500 -
Cybersecurity
South East

Cybersecurity
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 13 (54.17%) Information Security
2 12 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (50.00%) SIEM
3 11 (45.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (41.67%) System Testing
4 10 (41.67%) PCI DSS
4 10 (41.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 10 (41.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 10 (41.67%) Secure Coding
5 9 (37.50%) CEH
5 9 (37.50%) CREST Certified
6 8 (33.33%) SANS
6 8 (33.33%) Finance
6 8 (33.33%) Time Management
6 8 (33.33%) Degree
6 8 (33.33%) OSCP
7 5 (20.83%) Windows
7 5 (20.83%) Linux
8 1 (4.17%) LogRhythm
8 1 (4.17%) Security Testing
8 1 (4.17%) CISSP
8 1 (4.17%) C
8 1 (4.17%) ITIL
8 1 (4.17%) Security Operations

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Consultant
1 13 (54.17%) Security Consultant
2 12 (50.00%) IT Consultant
2 12 (50.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 10 (41.67%) Analyst
3 10 (41.67%) Security Analyst
4 8 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Security Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Security Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) SIEM Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Information Security
2 12 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (50.00%) SIEM
3 10 (41.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 10 (41.67%) Secure Coding
3 10 (41.67%) System Testing
3 10 (41.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 8 (33.33%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) Security Operations
5 1 (4.17%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) CEH
1 9 (37.50%) CREST Certified
2 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 8 (33.33%) OSCP
2 8 (33.33%) SANS
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (41.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) LogRhythm
Kent
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